Milford, Connecticut Population 2022

50,416
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Milford is a city located in New Haven County Connecticut. Milford has a 2020 population of 50,416. Milford is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -0.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 50,558 in 2010.

The average household income in Milford is $118,018 with a poverty rate of 4.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,607 per month, and the median house value is $319,900. The median age in Milford is 45.5 years, 42.1 years for males, and 47.8 years for females.

Milford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Milfordwas:

  • White: 85.29%
  • Asian: 6.86%
  • Black or African American: 3.31%
  • Two or more races: 3.01%
  • Other race: 1.45%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Milford, Connecticut is 50,416 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 50,558.

Milford, Connecticut Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010863,3570.00%
2011863,8715140.06%
2012864,5666950.08%
2013862,820-1,746-0.20%
2014862,885650.01%
2015860,186-2,699-0.31%
2016857,901-2,285-0.27%
2017857,748-153-0.02%
2018856,971-777-0.09%
2019854,757-2,214-0.26%
2020852,543-2,214-0.26%
2021850,329-2,214-0.26%

Milford Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,11885.29%
Black or African American1,7533.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.09%
Asian3,6276.86%
Some Other Race7681.45%
Two or More Races1,5913.01%
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Milford Population by Race

Milford Population Pyramid 2022

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Milford Median Age

44.3


Total

41


Male

48.1


Female

Milford Adults

There are 43,605 adults, (10,305 of whom are seniors) in Milford.

Milford Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Milford Sex Ratio

Female

26,648

50.37%

Male

26,254

49.63%

Milford Population by Age

Milford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Milford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
Male82.3%17.7%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female59.3%40.7%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Milford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,5532.4374.2
Married11,1453.1885.6
Male6853.1782.3
Female1,9102.8859.3
Non Family7,8131.260.9

3.08

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Milford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6271.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,2793.20%
High School Graduate9,69024.23%
Some College7,13217.84%
Associates Degree3,2798.20%
Bachelors Degree10,32525.82%
Graduate Degree7,65619.15%
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Milford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Milford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American313122
Asian2,7652,5651,816
2+ Races601554286
White33,58432,02914,897
Hispanic2,1322,019793
Black1,2881,262366
Other Race48647798

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 70.97%.

Milford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,349$71,773$54,812
Less Than 9th Grade$25,477$39,479$
High School Graduate$41,100$43,477$36,552
Some College$44,874$54,963$37,791
Bachelors Degree$80,102$91,362$71,038
Graduate Degree$87,122$103,250$81,401

$62,349

Average Earnings

$71,773

Average Male

$54,812

Average Female

Milford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Milford Language by Age

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Milford Language

86.93% of Milford residents speak only English, while 13.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.42% of the population.

Milford Language

Milford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,590835.22%
Asian3,6271654.55%
White42,9591,8034.20%
Black1,723392.26%
Other17NaN%
Hispanic3,131963.07%

4.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.60%

Male Poverty Rate

4.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Milford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Milford is Multiple, with 5.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Milford is Hispanic, with 3.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.42%.

Milford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.70%
High School4.66%
Some College3.76%
Bachelors or Greater2.14%

Milford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.46%
Male Unemployed6.58%
Female Employed2.11%
Female Unemployed24.22%

Milford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Milford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$95,785$123,371
Families$118,037$145,945
Married Families$131,516-
Non Families$58,100$80,769
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Income by Household Type

Milford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Milford Married by Age and Sex

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Milford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Milford Marital Status by Race

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Milford Marital Status

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2,543

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War446
First Gulf War248
Vietnam1,018
Korea174
World War II71

Milford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34221
35 to 54490
55 to 64350
65 to 74866
75+616

Milford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2816.02%
Black1178.41%
Asian220.74%
2+ Races12314.87%
Hispanic1486.22%

Milford Veterans by Race

Milford Veterans by Education

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3.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Milford Veterans by Education

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67.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Milford Employment by Age

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Milford Employment by Race

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Milford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.57%

Born in Milford

88.08%

Native Born

11.92%

Foreign Born

3.88%

Non Citizen

8.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.08% of Milford residents were born in the United States, with 63.57% having been born in Connecticut. 3.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Milford Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19001,9000.00%
19405,0003,1002.45%
195026,90021,90018.33%
196041,66214,7624.47%
197050,8589,1962.01%
198049,101-1,757-0.35%
199048,168-933-0.19%
200050,5942,4260.49%
201051,2716770.13%
201151,200-71-0.14%
201251,129-71-0.14%
201351,058-71-0.14%
201450,987-71-0.14%
201550,916-71-0.14%
201650,845-71-0.14%
201750,774-71-0.14%
201850,703-71-0.14%
201950,632-71-0.14%
202050,558-74-0.15%
202150,487-71-0.14%
202250,416-71-0.14%

Milford Population by Year